East Lake Update 7/18/18

While East has continued to fish well things have changed a little in the past week or so. An Easterly wind has pushed many of the fish out of the shallows, where they’ve been gorging on the amazing Callibaetis hatches we’ve been seeing, and into deeper water. There are still fish in the shallows but …

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Fall River Update 7/18/18

The Fall River has been fishing consistently well, and we have seen good numbers of fish in much of the river. There are many fish that have been in the system for a while now, providing a great challenge for those who enjoy testing their presentation skills in a sight fishing situation. The fish that …

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Upper Deschutes Update 7/18/18

The Upper Deschutes has continued to fish well, with the upper stretches (Little Lava to Crane Prairie) providing excellent opportunity to escape the heat with surface action from hungry, aggressive Brookies and Rainbows. Stimulator and attractor patterns are the best way to coax these fish to the surface through most of the day. Should they …

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Metolius Update 7/18/18

The Metolius has continued to fish as the Metolius typically does, with good amounts of well-directed effort producing a few quality and rewarding fish. For those looking to throw dry flies, searching out individuals or pockets of fish looking towards the surface throughout the day is the best approach. While there are good numbers of …

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Crooked River Update 7/18/18

The Crooked has continued to fish as it has been, with nymphing being the most productive method throughout the day, there has been opportunity to throw dries in the late afternoon and through the evening. Flows and water temperatures are good, and there are great numbers of fish in the Crooked as always. We prefer …

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Crooked River Update 7/11/18

Not much has changed on the Crooked, and nymphing has continued to produce good numbers of fish on a consistent basis. For those who’d prefer to fish dries there is good opportunity to throw mayfly attractor or spinner patterns in the late evening. As always a good mix of small-medium sized Rainbows and Whitefish provide …

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Crane Prairie Update 7/11/18

The algae bloom continues to be the greatest challenge on Crane, but there are still plenty of opportunities to find fish in the right areas. With calm, warm weather in the forecast the bloom will most likely continue to be an issue in the coming weeks. However, it will be concentrated in certain areas and …

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Lower Deschutes Update 7/11/18

Summer is in full swing on the Lower Deschutes and fishing has been good from Warm Springs down to Maupin. The hot weather has brought out good numbers of Caddis, and we are continuing to see good numbers of PMDs in the mornings and PEDs in the late afternoons and evenings. Nymphing has been producing …

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